SID Vienna Chapter – Society of International Development
The Society for International Development (SID) is a global network of individuals and institutions concerned with development which is participative, pluralistic and sustainable. SID has over 3000 members in 80 countries and 45 local chapters. It works with more than 100 associations, networks and institutions involving academia, parliamentarians, students, political leaders and development experts, both at local and international level. This makes SID one of the few organizations that has a holistic, multidisciplinary and multisectorial approach to development and social change.
As one SID local chapter, the Vienna chapter is part of those endeavours.
the umbrella organisation GLOBAL RESPONSIBILITY – Austrian Platform for development and humanitarian aid represents currently the interests of 39 member organisations, active in the fields of development cooperation, development education and policy work, as well as humanitarian aid and sustainable global economic, social and ecological development. Global Responsibility is member of the European umbrella organisation CONCORD (European NGO Confederation for Relief and Development). Since April 1st 2008, Global Responsibility has taken over the agendas of AGEZ and EU–Platform, both former umbrella organisations for Austria.